|Faculty:||Faculty of Arts and Science|
|Field of Study:||Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
|Description:||Design community programs and activities that help people improve their quality of life and health and have more fun. In a culture that values productivity and work, recreation plays a key role in maintaining a healthy work–life balance. When you study Leisure Sciences, you learn administrative and programming skills that help you develop leisure programs for all ages.
The curriculum straddles the classroom and the community; real-life experiences give you the opportunity to hone your leadership and teamwork skills.
|URL:||Recreation and Leisure Studies (BA) at Concordia University|
|Cost per year:*||
|Careers:||Recreation and Sports Managers|
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||74|
|Additional Admission Requirements:||
All applicants to the Specialization and Major in Recreation and Leisure Studies programs are required to submit a Letter of Intent with their Concordia University admission application. This is your opportunity as a prospective student to express, in writing, why you wish to enter the Department of Applied Human Sciences. The letter should include: A statement of both your long-term and short-term goals, your reasons for choosing Applied Human Sciences, your strengths and weaknesses as a candidate, and the experiences you have had that led you to apply (including work and volunteer experience).